I'm just curious. I was told the CT techs were going to start doing the IV hydrations for the patients who's GFR's are below 60. I know they can start IV's but can they mix sodium bi carb in IV fluids? Administer the fluids? Give oral Mucomyst? It just seems to me that that should be done only by a licensed nurse? Does anyone know? We have been doing them on the floor prior to the scans but apparently the CT department thinks we don't get the hydrations done quickly enough and get them behind so they are going to be doing them. That's odd I think?